Faced with the inspiring example of this young entrepreneur, the famous singer also wanted to join in his solidarity and surprising actions. Thus, Nicky Jam and Mazini went to a chicken restaurant and began to give away bundles of bills to the employees of the place and to one or another of the visitors who lined up to ask for their order.
This dynamic has already gone viral from the social networks of Mazini, who has shocked the world by giving away thousands of dollars spontaneously. Yes, this influencer approaches employees, street people, families going through a difficult economic situation and gives them thousands of dollars, a very unusual way of being altruistic, but one that has changed the lives of many of these people.
“My people . I loved @jaymazini’s gesture and I wanted to join the cause, and more in these difficult times,” wrote the urban star on his Instagram account next to the video that confirms his action, and which has surpassed four million reproductions.
The Royal Academy defines philanthropy as “love for the human race”. A love that often comes from celebrities who have decided to share their fortune with charitable causes or devote their time and resources to promote the welfare of others.
The foundation works to improve healthcare around the world and to create opportunities in every corner of the globe. In 2006, she was awarded the Prince of Asturias Award for International Cooperation.
Previously, Jolie had represented UNHCR as a goodwill ambassador, in which capacity she made more than 60 field visits around the world. Without going any further, in June 2019 the actress visited Colombia’s border with Venezuela at the height of the Venezuelan exodus.
Also George Clooney and his wife Amal Clooney co-founded the Clooney Foundation for Justice to fight “for the rights of individuals unjustly targeted by oppressive governments through the courts.” In 2018, the couple donated €450,000 to support the “March for Our Lives” in honor of the survivors of the deadly shooting that took place in Parkland, Florida, in March 2018.
Amal, a renowned human rights lawyer, has not only spent her career advocating for refugees and other marginalized peoples, but after meeting her husband George at an event in 2013, the two co-founded the Clooney Foundation for Justice to fight “for the rights of individuals unjustly targeted by oppressive governments through the courts.”
Athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the National Anthem to protest police brutality and racial injustice, but his activism extends far beyond the field.
“I will donate €900,000 plus all proceeds from my 2016 season jersey sales to organizations working in oppressed communities – €90,000 a month for 10 months,” Kaepernick pledged in September 2016.
The famous selfie at the Oscars received €2.8 million and DeGeneres donated €1.2 million to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital and The Humane Society; she is a strong advocate for animal rights; and in 2016, Barack Obama awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Celebrities who donate money to the poor
Angelina is part of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and, together with her husband, they have created the Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation, which aims to care for natural resources and eliminate poverty. Both have donated large sums of money to various organizations.
The Harry Potter star has taken advantage of his fame to support organizations such as the Lupus Foundation of America and the Trevor Project, which seeks to prevent suicide in young members of the LGBT community.
The actress and TV host’s charitable activities span several fields. She collaborates with The Gentle Barn, a home for abused animals, and donates large amounts of money to the American Red Cross.
Apart from supporting charitable causes of all kinds, the Colombian singer has her own humanitarian organization, called the Pies Descalzos Foundation, which aims to provide help to the children’s community in underprivileged areas.